Take a look at Henry Cavill as Superman, the ‘Man of Steel’

It may be two years away from release, but with filming already underway, Warner Brothers have released a first official image of Henry Cavill as Superman in director Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel.”

The film released June 2013 stars Henry Cavill, Diane Lane, Kevin Costner, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Antje Traue, Russell Crowe, Julia Ormond, Christopher Meloni, Harry Lennix and Laurence Fishburne.

Check out the image in high resolution here.

“Man of Steel” is released worldwide from June 14th, 2013.

A reboot of the popular DC Comics hero Superman. Created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster in 1932, the character first appeared in Action Comics #1 (June 1938) and subsequently appeared in various radio serials, television programs, films, newspaper strips, and video games. With the success of his adventures, Superman helped to create the superhero genre.

Superman was born Kal-El on the planet Krypton, before being sent to Earth as an infant by his scientist father Jor-El, moments before Krypton’s destruction. Discovered and adopted by a Kansas farmer and his wife, the child was raised as Clark Kent and given a strong moral compass. Upon reaching maturity, he started using his superhuman abilities for the benefit of humanity. Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.